Morning Coffee: Sexism, nepotism, cage fighting and assassination – where you don’t want to work in finance. Recruiters get their sums wrong

Morning Coffee: Sexism, nepotism, cage fighting and assassination – where you don’t want to work in finance. Recruiters get their sums wrong

The inter-dealer broking business is often seen as the wild west of financial services. It is there that some of the worst discrimination cases seem to happen, that…

Five fabulous post-bonus banking jobs in Singapore, Hong Kong and China

Five fabulous post-bonus banking jobs in Singapore, Hong Kong and China

It’s one thing wanting to change your banking job in Asia after pocketing your bonus – it’s another actually being able to move. In some banking roles, however,…

Career Crunch: The turn off of European investment banks, ridiculous pay rises for juniors

Career Crunch: The turn off of European investment banks, ridiculous pay rises for juniors

If you've missed out on all the news and advice related to your financial services career on eFC over the past week, take a moment to catch up…

What it’s like to be Indian in M&A

What it’s like to be Indian in M&A

Measured in terms of employment, India is a big market for international investment banks.   Morgan Stanley has two investment banking support offices in Mumbai and Bengalaru and Deutsche Bank has 9,5

Suggested hairstyle for the men of Goldman Sachs

Suggested hairstyle for the men of Goldman Sachs

By now you've probably read about Rudy Milian, the barber who got sick of trimming the tresses of Goldman bankers in New York and so quit to take his…

When you get an investment banking internship, there’s a 33% chance you’ll screw it up

When you get an investment banking internship, there’s a 33% chance you’ll screw it up

If you succeed in gaining a summer internship in an investment bank, a full-time job offer is yours to lose. This is the message both from careers services…

Shave and a Haircut, He Quits

Shave and a Haircut, He Quits

Comb through the internet and you’ll find plenty of stories about junior bankers leaving Wall Street to find some kind of happiness. The same rule applies for barbers,…

When sharp-suited bankers are happy to work from home in sweatpants

When sharp-suited bankers are happy to work from home in sweatpants

Investment bankers have a reputation for sharp suits and international travel, not sitting at home working in their underpants. However, despite the need for ‘face time’ – particularly…

So, this is what happens when bonuses aren’t big enough

So, this is what happens when bonuses aren’t big enough

Citigroup is said to have paid its equity researchers some very disappointing bonuses. JPMorgan, for one, is hiring equity researchers. Is this why, having banked their allegedly poor payouts, Citi's&hel

Morning Coffee: Bank dumps M&A juniors, says experienced staff needed now. Goldman Sachs gloats in public

Morning Coffee: Bank dumps M&A juniors, says experienced staff needed now. Goldman Sachs gloats in public

UBS has not got the message. While other banks chase after junior M&A bankers, offering them all sorts of inducements to join and then to stay, UBS has…

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